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Six tips for saving for your wedding day

Is it possible to have your ideal celebration without drowning in debt or ditching your dreams? Here are our top five tips to saving for one of the happiest days of your life.

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How to maximise your 2014-15 tax return

Regardless of whether you have an accountant or tax agent to prepare, here are some tips that will help you get the most from your 2014-15 tax return.
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How millionaires are managing their money

When you know where your living expenses for the next year will come from, you are far more likely to think longer term when it comes to investing. It’s no surprise then, those with more financial security – and more money to play with – generally can ensure their wealth keeps on growing.
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Spending habits of men vs women

How many times have we heard the phrase “men are from Mars, women are from Venus”? When American author John Gray penned those words, he was simplifying the differences in our gender when it comes to relationships.
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How to keep your finances and ID secure online

The launch of the automatic teller machine (ATM) heralded a new era of banking convenience in Australia. Fast-forward several decades and the internet has given us a level of access to our funds that was once unimaginable.
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How financially savvy are GenY vs to Baby Boomers

Are you a member of Generation Y – the group of 20 and 30-something Australians? If so, you’re probably accustomed to copping the collective labels of “spoilt” and “extravagant”. But does your financial behaviour bear this out? Or are you one of the 45 per cent of Gen Yers with financial goals and a plan in place to ensure you achieve them?
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Christmas holidays you can afford

A traditional family holiday on the beach is a wonderful way to relax and spend time with loved ones, but coming back to a massive Christmas debt hangover is a sure-fire way to wipe out the happy memories.
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Sharing the cost of boating

In our 2014 Financial Health Barometer, we found that leisure time, unsurprisingly, featured high in Aussies primary retirement goals. As boating is a popular past time, we’ve invited guest writer Sylvia Pennington to discuss the option of shared boat ownership:
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